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Paul Wayne Copeland
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Birth: Jun. 24, 1940
Saint Louis
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 2011
Greenville
Pitt County
North Carolina, USA

Paul Wayne Copeland, 71, of Greenville, NC, formerly of Memphis, passed away on Thursday, August, 25, 2011. He was a member of Collierville Primitive Baptist Church and attended Church of Christ in Winterville, NC. He was a retired field engineer for the Voice of America in Greenville, and proudly served the Navy for 10 years. He was a HAM radio operator for more than 56 years using call sign K4KCS. He was trained in classical piano, a member of The Dixie Bluegrass Boys, and member of the Memphis Area Bluegrass Association. He was a former Boy Scoutmaster and proud foster parent to more than 21 children. He is preceded in death by his parents Paul Washington Copeland and Tillie Barnett Copeland. He leaves his loving wife of 39 years Charlotte Henley Copeland, three children Daniel B. Copeland, Elizabeth H. Copeland, and Paul C. Copeland, all of Greenville, NC, one brother Gary M. Copeland of Memphis, two sisters Nancy C. Leitschuh of Adamsville, TN, Pamela Copeland of Littleton, CO, and grandson, Gabriel M. Copeland of Greenville. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m., on Wednesday, August 31, 2011, at Family Funeral Care. Services will be held at 10 a.m., on Thursday, September 1, 2011, at Collierville Primitive Baptist Church. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials be sent to the Memphis Area Bluegrass Association. Family Funeral Care (Published in The Commercial Appeal on August 31, 2011) [Burial in Memphis Memory Gardens] 
 
Burial:
Memphis Memory Gardens
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Garden of Good Shepherd
 
Created by: Carole McCaig
Record added: Aug 31, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75732852
Paul Wayne Copeland
Added by: Charlotte Copeland
 
Paul Wayne Copeland
Added by: Charlotte Copeland
 
Paul Wayne Copeland
Added by: Martha Hall Wise McElroy
 
 
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